Greenstone Toki Pendant Unbound In Kete 7cm
Greenstone Toki Pendant Unbound In Kete 7cm
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Greenstone Toki Pendant Unbound In Kete 7cm

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New Zealand greenstone toki, unbound on black waxed cord (7cm long x 1.5cm wide) packaged in a small woven kete.

Made from genuine New Zealand Pounamu, or greenstone, sourced and hand-carved in Aotearoa New Zealand. Pounamu is of great cultural significance for Maori and is believed to enhance the mana, or prestige, of its possessor. When received as a gift, Pounamu is said to gain value as a special treasure.  

The "Toki" is a symbol of courage and strength in time of adversity. The toki (adze) was a chisel tool used by Maori to carve everything from great waka (canoes) to the intricate designs found in marae (meeting houses).